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winding / (fig.) complicated
to distort / to misrepresent
poem for singing / tune / music / CL:
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surname Qu
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bent / crooked / wrong
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tune / song / CL:
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variant of 麴|曲
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yeast / Aspergillus (includes many common molds) / Taiwan pr. [qu2]
Hequ county in Xinzhou 忻州, Shanxi
bend (of a river) / meander
curve / curved line / indirect / in a roundabout way
famous song / well-known piece of music
Qujing, prefecture-level city in Yunnan
repertoire / program / song / piece of music
to bend / to curve around / curved / crooked / to wind / to warp
curved surface / surface
Qufu, county-level city in Jining 濟寧|济宁, Shandong / hometown of Confucius 孔子
Nagchu town and prefecture in central Tibet
to twist / to warp / to distort
Chinese opera
composer / songwriter
crank handle
dance music
music played during a movie, play etc / incidental music / music played in a theatrical interlude / (fig.) incident / episode
The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri 但丁
medicated leaven (used in TCM to treat indigestion)
Qüxü county, Tibetan: Chu shur rdzong in Lhasa 拉薩|拉萨, Tibet
to compose (music)
lit. right and wrong, crooked and straight (idiom); fig. merits and demerits / pros and cons
cookie (loanword via Cantonese 曲奇 kuk1 kei4)
suite (music)
folk musical theater
Quyang county in Baoding 保定, Hebei
Qujiang district of Shaoguan City 韶關市|韶关市, Guangdong
single (recording industry)
to compose (music) / arrangement
nocturne (music)
musical composition
popular song / folk tune / ballad
different tunes played with equal skill (idiom) / different methods leading to the same result / different approach but equally satisfactory outcome
variation (music)
Quwo county in Linfen 臨汾|临汾, Shanxi
Yangqu county in Taiyuan 太原, Shanxi
tune / melody
Yuanqu county in Yuncheng 運城|运城, Shanxi
set square (tool to measure right angles)
Kunqu opera, influential musical theater originating in Kunshan, Jiangsu province in Yuan times
Quzhou county in Handan 邯鄲|邯郸, Hebei
Nagchu prefecture in central Tibet, Tibetan: Nag chu sa khul
Nagchu city in Tibet
paper clip
Maqu County in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture 甘南藏族自治州, Gansu
(math.) hyperboloid
Zhugqu or Zhouqu County in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture 甘南藏族自治州, Gansu
Luqu County in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture 甘南藏族自治州, Gansu
sinuous / devious / full details of a story / to stoop
verse or song form from Yuan, Ming and Qing
Qusum county, Tibetan: Chu gsum rdzong, in Lhokha prefecture 山南地區|山南地区, Tibet
constellation governing scholarship and examinations; (fig.) renowned literary genius / brand name of handheld electronic dictionaries made by Beijing company Golden Global View
difficult songs find few singers (idiom) / highbrow
Yuan dynasty theater, including poetry, music and comedy
to compose a piece of music
twisted / coiled / curled
Qumarlêb County (Tibetan: chu dmar leb rdzong) in Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture 玉樹藏族自治州|玉树藏族自治州, Qinghai
to misrepresent / to misinterpret
divertimento (music)
brewer's yeast
to bend / flexing / deflection
to accept a compromise
circuitous / tortuous / roundabout
(military) curved-trajectory fire / plunging fire
coiled / entwined / tortuous
remote village
meandering and circuitous (idiom); complicated developments that never get anywhere / going around in circles
to bow down to everything sb says or does / to act submissively in order to ingratiate oneself
lit. crooked and straight / fig. right and wrong, good and evil
Qujing, prefecture-level city in Yunnan
creasing / folding
hyperbola / hyperbolic (function)
lit. to bend the chimney and remove the firewood (to prevent fire) (idiom) / fig. to take preventive measures
to curl (hair) / to crimp / to roll up / curly
winding and turning (idiom)
curved-fire gun (mortar, howitzer etc)
to warp / to bend / fig. distorted opinion / prejudice
red food dye made from yeast
Quzhou county in Handan 邯鄲|邯郸, Hebei
march (musical)
curve fitting
(math.) elliptic curve
sonata form (one of the large-scale structures used in Western classical music)
lit. to use one's bent arm as a pillow (idiom) / fig. content with simple things

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